Two Tractor Trailers Collide Outside of Markesan

(Markesan) Two tractor trailers collided outside of Markesan Wednesday afternoon. Deputies with the Green Lake County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene at the intersection of Highway 73 and AW around 2:30pm. Upon arrival, they found a Peterbilt that was heading westbound on AW had stopped at the stop sign, waiting to turn south on 73.  A second tractor trailer, a Volvo, was also traveling west on AW and did not stop, rear-ending the Peterbilt. Both tractor trailers went through the intersection before coming to a rest on the side of County Line Road. The operator of the Volvo was transported to Waupun Hospital by ambulance. The accident remains under investigation by the Green Lake County Sheriff’s Office and the Wisconsin State Patrol.